Jason Reid: CEO, President & Director
Jason Reid was appointed Company CEO October 1, 2013 and also serves as Company President and as a director. Jason Reid was appointed President of the Company in July 2010 and also served as Vice President of Corporate Development from January 2008 to July 2010. He was named to the Board of Directors in 2010. Jason has been with the Company since it was a private Company and helped take it public in Sept of 2006 with its self-underwritten "IPO". Jason was part of a management team that took Gold Resource Corporation from an exploration stage company, to a development stage company, and finally to the gold and silver dividend paying producer that Gold Resource Corporation is today. Prior to joining the Company Jason was the founder and president of two successful businesses he ran for 13 years. Jason holds a Bachelor of Science degree (1997) in Anthropology/Archeology from Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado.
Rick Irvine: Chief Operating Officer
Rick is a Mining Engineer with 22 years of industry experience spanning Canada, Mexico, Central and South America. Rick has contributed to the start-up of three new mining operations in Bolivia, Argentina and Mexico. He holds a BSc in Geology from the University of New Brunswick and a BSc. in Mining Engineering from Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
John Labate: Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Labate is a seasoned executive with over thirty years of financial management and accounting experience. From August 2008 to February 2012, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Golden Star Resources Ltd., a gold mining company with securities listed on the NYSE MKT and TSX. Prior to that, from March 2004 to August 2008 he was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Constellation Copper Corporation, a copper mining company with securities formerly traded on the TSX. Prior to March 2004, Mr. Labate held senior financial management positions in mining and technology companies, including chief financial officer positions at Crown Resources Corporation and Applied Optical Technologies. Mr. Labate received a bachelor's degree in Accounting from San Diego State University.
Barry Devlin: Vice President of Exploration
Mr. Devlin has 30+ years of professional experience in managerial phases of exploration and mine geology. He has participated in the discovery, acquisition and development of numerous mineral deposits including extensive experience in epithermal gold-silver (high and low sulfidation) systems and porphyry copper gold skarns. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Devlin was Endeavour Silver Corporation's Vice President Exploration. He holds a BS degree with honors in Geology, 1981, and a Masters in Geology, 1987, from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
Greg Patterson: Vice President Corporate Development
Greg Patterson is VP Corporate Development, a position he has held since October 2013. Since joining the Company in 2010, Greg has managed investor relations and participated in overall corporate strategy. Prior to joining the Company, Greg spent 15 years in marketing and territory sales management for two manufacturers of precision laboratory instruments. Greg holds a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Biology (1991) from the University of Colorado.
Jessica Browne: Vice President Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Jessica Browne is Vice President Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Since joining the company in June 2011, she has been responsible for overseeing its legal and regulatory matters. Prior to working as in-house legal counsel, Jessica spent nearly ten years in private law practice in the Denver area, focusing on mergers and acquisitions, general corporate and securities law. Jessica received a Masters of Science Degree in Taxation Law from the University of Denver in 2005, a Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado School of Law in 2001 and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration summa cum laude in 1997 from the University of Texas Dallas.
Bill Conrad: Chairman of the Board
Bill M. Conrad currently serves as Chairman of Gold Resource Corporation. Mr. Conrad has held executive management positions with several public companies during the past 15 years, including Wyoming Oil & Minerals, Inc., New Frontier Energy, Inc., Gold Capital Corporation, Wall Street Racing Stables, Inc., Consolidated Capital of NA, Inc. and Synergy Resources, Inc. Mr. Conrad's duties with these companies primarily focused in the areas of financial management and corporate development.
Mr. Conrad is currently a Director of PetroShare Corp., a Colorado based development stage oil and gas exploration company.
Tor Falck: Director
Tor Falck currently serves as a director of Gold Resource Corporation. Over the past 40 years Mr. Falck has had a successful career in the banking and financial industry holding senior positions in Europe's larger brokerage houses, including 12 years at Yorkton Securities Inc. and Canaccord Capital (Europe), where he focused on natural resources, mining, and oil and gas industries. Prior to that Mr. Falck served as a financial analyst and broker in Norway advising private and institutional clients.
Dr. Gary Huber: Director
Dr. Huber is an experienced mining executive bringing over 35 years of diversified natural resource experience to the Board. He holds a Ph. D from the Colorado School of Mines. His past industry experience includes: president and CEO of Neutron Energy Inc., a private uranium development company, founder, CFO, and director of Canyon Resources Corp, a public exploration and mining company which operated 3 precious metal mines in the Western United States, president and director of CR Minerals Corporation, an industrial minerals mining and processing subsidiary of Canyon Resources, director of Capital Gold Corp., a public precious metal mining company operating in Mexico (which was merged into Gammon Gold) and manager of IRC Capital Group, an investment arm of International Royalty Corporation. He was also formerly a director of the Denver Gold Group, chairman of the Society of Economic Geologists' Investment and Audit Committees and chairman of the Audit Committee of the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. He is a Utah registered Professional Geologist. Dr. Huber is currently a Director of UR-Energy, a junior uranium mining company.
Alex Morrison: Director
Mr. Morrison is a Chartered Professional Accountant with 30 years of mining industry experience. Mr. Morrison has held senior executive positions at a number of mining companies, including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Franco Nevada Corporation (2007 to 2010). Mr. Morrison held increasingly senior positions at Newmont Mining Corporation, including Vice President, Operations Services and Vice-President, Information Technology (2002 to 2007). Prior to that, Mr. Morrison was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NovaGold Resources Inc., Vice President and Controller of Homestake Mining Company and held senior financial positions at Phelps Dodge Corporation and Stillwater Mining Company. Mr. Morrison began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP after obtaining his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Trinity Western University. Mr. Morrison currently sits on the Board of Directors of Detour Gold Corporation, Taseko Mines Ltd. and Pershing Gold Corporation.